Akron

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Akron High School is mourning the death of one of its students.

Erie County Sheriff deputies responded to a two-vehicle, head-on crash on South Newstead Road in Newstead Thursday morning, leading to a Leandra's Law arrest.

Perry's Ice Cream Chairman Emeritus dies at 76

Jun 8, 2017
Perry's Ice Cream

He began his career in the family ice cream business at the age of 14. Through the years, he rose to lead the company founded by his grandfather. Thomas Charles Perry, Chairman Emeritus of Perry's Ice Cream, has died at the age of 76.

A movement to recognize Native Americans on Columbus Day is attracting more cities around the nation.

Second sibling child dies from pool accident

Sep 3, 2014

A swimming pool accident at a home in Lancaster last Friday has claimed the life of a second young child. A 4-year-old boy died overnight at Women and Children's Hospital, just days after his 3-year-old sister lost her life.

Akron toddler drowns in swimming pool

Aug 29, 2014

Tragedy struck an Akron family Thursday when a 1-year-old girl drowned in a small swimming pool at a home on East Avenue.